Two-thirds of tropical rainforest destroyed or degraded globally


File photo: A fire burns a tract of Amazon jungle as it is cleared by a farmer in Machadinho do Oeste, Rondonia state, Brazil September 2, 2019 Reuters The forest loss is also a major contributor of climate-warming emissions Humans have degraded or destroyed roughly two-thirds of the world’s original tropical rainforest cover, new data […]

Wild elephant attack: Young woman killed, multiple houses destroyed


Banana orchards and seedbeds were damaged along with multiple homes in Sorai union of Lama upazila in Bandarban on Tuesday Dhaka Tribune Due to the ever-increasing deforestation in the hills leading to a crisis of food and habitat for wild animals, frequent elephant attacks are witnessed in the district A young woman was killed in […]